Shawn Mendes, Halsey, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Erika Ender to Take the Stage as Performers at Spotify’s Inaugural Secret Genius Awards Hosted by Lizzo

Frank Ocean, Ryan Tedder, Mike Posner, Steve Aoki, BabyFace, Quincy Jones, No ID, Troye Sivan, Kelis, B. Cox, Julio Reyes Copello and More to Present at Awards Show This Wednesday, November 1, 2017 Shining a literal spotlight on some of the top singer-songwriters of the moment, Spotify is honored to reveal Shawn Mendes, multi-Platinum and […]


Spotify to Honor Rick Rubin With the “Legendary Genius Award” at Inaugural Secret Genius Awards on November 1, 2017

Throughout his decades-long career, Rick Rubin has been a driving force behind some of the most acclaimed albums and artists of our time, from Slayer and Johnny Cash to Adele and Kanye West. With an unparalleled ability to transcend genres and a career dedicated to supporting artists in realizing their full potential, Spotify is honored […]


Spotify & Netflix Transport Fans to ‘The Upside Down’ with Stranger Things Immersive Experience

Are you ready to travel back to Hawkins, Indiana for Season 2 of Stranger Things? Today, October 25th, Spotify and Netflix celebrate the cultural phenomenon premiering this Friday, October 27th by bringing fans to ‘The Upside Down.’ For fans of the hit series, Spotify has created an interactive experience where they can discover which Stranger […]



Spotify Reveals the Nominees for the 2017 Secret Genius Awards

Winners To Be Announced During Awards Show at L.A.’s Vibiana Cathedral on November 1stThey have created the words and music behind this year’s biggest hits; they are the guiding force driving the industry. They are the Secret Geniuses that will be celebrated at Spotify’s inaugural Secret Genius Awards on Wednesday, November 1 at the Vibiana […]


Spotify Launches Your Time Capsule

We are excited to announce the launch of our latest personalized playlist: Your Time Capsule. Available today for all Spotify users* in 60 Spotify markets, Your Time Capsule gathers the 30 most nostalgic tracks from your teens and early twenties, creating the soundtrack for a trip down memory lane. Your Time Capsule follows on the […]


Spotify and Waze bring the best playlists and directions to iOS

Ever since Spotify and Waze teamed up, millions of music fans have enjoyed their  favorite artists and music in the car while driving – providing a personal soundtrack during their commute or road trip. In fact, users of the integration are currently listening 52 minutes on average, every day. Starting today, we are thrilled to […]


Spotify Reveals the Most-Streamed Songs of Summer 2017

“Despacito” Crowned Summer’s Most Listened-To Track DJ Khaled’s “Wild Thoughts” and French Montana’s “Unforgettable” Round Out the Top Three Spotify reveals the songs that listeners streamed most this summer, with over 786 million streams thus far, Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito – Remix” featuring Justin Bieber takes the number one spot globally. DJ Khaled […]


Spotify Free Users* Can Now Listen on Google Home

Ever since the launch of Google Home, if you were a Premium Spotify user, with a simple “Ok Google, Play Spotify” your Assistant helped you control music listening, all hands free. That changes today.. We’re excited to announce that, starting today, both Spotify’s Free and Premium users are able to enjoy Spotify on Google Home […]


40 Years Later: Spotify Remembers Elvis Presley

Spotify reveals The King’s most-streamed songs and most fanatical cities August 16th marks the 40th anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death. To commemorate the legacy the King of Rock N’ Roll left behind, Spotify has taken a look at the musical impact he continues to have today. News of Elvis’s passing shocked the world in 1977, […]